Seattle

Seattle – Fremont
501 North 34th Street, Suite 101
Seattle, WA 98103
Phone: 206-838-1777
Fax: 206-838-1771

Seattle – Northgate
11027 Meridian Avenue N., Suite 100
Seattle, WA 98133
Phone: 206-365-4492
Fax: 206-368-3456

Our Care Team

Alexandra E. Read, MD
Alexandra E. Read, MD
Alexandra E. Read, MD
Alexandra E. Read, MD
PhysicianSeattle

Seattle Gastroenterology Associates

  • Specialties: Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Internal Medicine
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine—Internal Medicine; American Board of Internal Medicine—Gastroenterology
  • Medical School: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
    AΩA—Alpha Omega Alpha, National Honor Medical Society
  • Residency: NYU/ Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
    First Woman Senior Chief Resident, NYU Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowship: University of California, San Francisco, CA Additional Hepatology Training
  • Experience: Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Transplantation, UCSF
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Gastroenterology Division, focused on Liver Transplantation, University of Washington
  • Professional Interests: General Gastroenterology, Colon Cancer Screening and Prevention, Hepatology, Liver transplantation
  • Personal Interests: Spending time with my 2 teenage children is primary; enjoy traveling, cooking, art history, basketball, and R & B music.
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Crystal L. Bernstein, MD
Crystal L. Bernstein, MD
Crystal L. Bernstein, MD
PhysicianSeattle

Seattle Gastroenterology Associates

  • Specialties: Gastroenterology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine— Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine—Gastroenterology
  • Medical School: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC
  • Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA
  • Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
  • Professional Interests: Colon cancer screening and prevention, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, general gastroenterology
  • Personal Interests:  Hiking, travel, cooking, movies
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Darik Taniguchi, MD
Darik Taniguchi, MD
Darik Taniguchi, MD
Darik Taniguchi, MD
PhysicianSeattle

Seattle Gastroenterology Associates

  • Specialties: Gastroenterology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine—Gastroenterology
  • Medical School: University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Residency: University of Washington, Internal Medicine, Seattle, WA
  • Fellowship: University of Washington, Gastroenterology, Seattle, WA
  • Experience: Acting Clinical Instructor, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Washington
  • Professional Interests: Gastroesophageal Reflux disease, Colon Cancer Screening and Prevention, General Gastroenterology
  • Personal Interests: Seattle Sounders FC, new restaurants, boating.
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Gregory Bernstein, MD
Gregory Bernstein, MD
Gregory Bernstein, MD
Gregory Bernstein, MD
PhysicianSeattle

Seattle Gastroenterology Associates

  • Specialties: Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine; American Board of Internal Medicine – Gastroenterology
  • Medical School: Chicago Medical School, Chicago, IL
  • Residency: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship: Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Professional Interests: Management of obesity, obesity-related gastrointestinal complications including reflux disease, fatty liver, and non-surgical procedures to treat hemorrhoids
  • Personal Interests: Spending time with family and friends, cooking, traveling and hiking
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Praveen Guturu
Praveen Guturu, MD, FACG
Praveen Guturu
Praveen Guturu, MD, FACG
PhysicianSeattle

Seattle – Fremont
501 North 34th Street, Suite 101
Seattle, WA 98103
206.838.1777

Seattle – Northgate
11027 Meridian Avenue N., Suite 100
Seattle, WA 98133
206.365.4492

  • Board Certification: Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
  • Medical School: Andhra Medical College, India
  • Internship: University of Texas, Galveston, Texas
  • Residency: University of Texas, Galveston, Texas
  • Fellowship: University of Texas, Galveston, Texas
  • Affiliations & Awards: Texas Association of Internal Medicine award 2008, Train the Trainers ACG 2017, ASGE Crystal Award at DDW meeting 2018, Two presidential posters ACG annual meeting 2018, ACG SCOPYaward2018. Fellow-American college of Gastroenterology
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Steven J. Wegley, MD
Steven J. Wegley, MD
Steven J. Wegley, MD
Steven J. Wegley, MD
PhysicianSeattle

Seattle Gastroenterology Associates

  • Specialties: Gastroenterology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine—Internal Medicine; American Board of Internal Medicine—Gastroenterology
  • Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
  • Residency: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
  • Fellowship: University of California, San Francisco, CA
  • Professional Interests: Colon cancer screening and prevention, safe and comfortable endoscopic procedures, general gastroenterology
  • Personal Interests: Skiing, gardening, and Husky football
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Steven T. Lewis, MD
Steven T. Lewis, MD
Steven T. Lewis, MD
Steven T. Lewis, MD
PhysicianSeattle

Seattle Gastroenterology Associates (SGA)

  • Specialties: Gastroenterology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine—Internal Medicine; American Board of Internal Medicine—Gastroenterology
  • Medical School: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Residency: Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester School of Medicine
  • Fellowship: University of California, San Diego, CA
  • Experience:  Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Washington
  • Professional Interests: Colon cancer screening and prevention, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, general gastroenterology
  • Personal Interests: Skiing, fishing, Mariner's baseball
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Wataru Tamura, MD
Wataru Tamura, MD
Wataru Tamura, MD
Wataru Tamura, MD
PhysicianSeattle

Seattle Gastroenterology Associates
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  • Specialties: Gastroenterology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine—Gastroenterology
  • Medical School: M.D. Keio Gijuku University School of Medicine, Shinjiku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
  • Residency: Beth Israel Medical Center, Internal Medicine, New York, NY
  • Fellowship: Jefferson Medical College, Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Philadelphia, PA
  • Experience:  Gastroenterologist – Foothills Gastroenterology, PLLC, Oro Valley, AZ and Assistant Professor of Medicine – University of Colorado at Denver
  • Professional Memberships: American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Languages: Fluent in English and Japanese.
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